Karachi 5th November 2019: “The Exhibition will provide a unique opportunity for promoting domestic tourism in Pakistan,” said Mr. Iftikhar Ali Shallwani, Commissioner Karachi, while chairing a media briefing held by Badar Expo at a local hotel in Karachi. The Commissioner expressed his delight at the initiative taken by Badar Expo and emphasized the importance of events such as PHS that work for a national cause. He spoke of several projects that are underway in the city which will not only boost foreigners to pay a visit but also increase domestic tourism.

Earlier in his briefing to a large gathering of media Mr. Zohair Naseer, MD Badar Expo Solutions, stated “we are organizing the premiere edition of Pakistan Hospitality Show with the aim to bring together all the major stakeholder associations and businesses in the hospitality sector such as Travel, Hotel, Food and etc. onto one exhibition platform.”  He further stated that “Pakistan Hospitality Show 2019 will be open to foreign invited delegations and trade visitors who are interested in investing in the Tourism Sector of Pakistan.”

He conveyed his gratitude to the Commissioner Karachi for his presence and his all-out patronage for the event. Mr. Zohair also acknowledged the support the event has received from several governing bodies and associations related to the hospitality and tourism industry.

Also present on this occasion were Mr. Aijaz Ahmed Shaikh, Chief Executive/ Managing Director, Sindh Tourism Development Corporation (STDC), Mr. Zubair Baweja, Chairman Hotel Association, Mr. Amaanullah, Secretary General Travel Agents Association Pakistan (TAAP), Mr. Asrar Abbasi, President Sindh Insaaf Sports and Culture Federation PTI, Mr. Haris Ali Mithani, Chairman standing committee Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce (FPCCI), Mr. Tahir Oryazai, Chairman Guest House & Hotel Association, Mr. Majyd Aziz, President Employers’ Federation of Pakistan.

The Pakistan Hospitality Show will be held at Expo Centre Karachi from 3rd to 5th December this year.